#1 A New Year

Just for fun 🙂 This is a personal blog where I hope to write about various things that interest me throughout the year. I have no specific content plans, I just want to see what unfolds as the days go by. Carnet, is French for notebook. 365 is the number of days in the year…

2021 Week 41 Museum

I went to the museum again 🙂 This time it was with Esme and Traie, our two eldest. The other kids didn’t want to come so they stayed home and had other fun with my mum. We went specifically to see the special exhibition on loan from The British Museum called Ancient Greeks, Triumph, Conquest…

2021 Week 40 Food glorious food!

Special occasions are a great reason for sharing delicious food. Food that we may not eat regularly. For instance, a special pate and quince paste, along with camembert cheese 🙂 Mr Notebook had his birthday and we had his parents over for lunch. Mum and I did some nibbles and also I made a chicken…

2021 Week 39 Holiday at Home

It feels like we are having a bit of a holiday at the moment. I’m loving it very much. I’ve been camping out in the lounge room with some of the kids and we have been watching movies and shows. I mean that part is pretty normal around here, I guess it’s the camping out…

2021 Week 38 Latest Finds and Life

Life has a nice flow at the moment. Many things are happening. Some are good, which is great. One thing that happened is really sad. Unfortunately one of our cats, Stimpy, has been diagnosed with renal disease. He’s our only male cat and very close to his sister, MiniFizz. He is on a special diet…

2021 Week 37 Armour

I finally got to have my first Covid vaccination. Now I need to book for my second one which needs to be at least three weeks after the first. Haven’t really had terrible side effects, just a bit of lethargy. I understand that many people are unable to get vaccinated and many choose not to….

2021 Week 36 Weekend Marathon

This weekend we have been having a movie marathon! Our movies of the choice…The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. It doesn’t matter how many times I watch them, I always find something new. The couch is calling me 🙂 xo

2021 Week 35 Interesting

Sometimes things happen in your life that you are unable to make sense of. You are baffled. Flabbergasted and completely confused. If you are a person who likes the logical, this can be quite difficult, as there is seemingly no explanation. If you are a person who needs to understand the why, you may find…

2021 Week 34 Entertainment

This week I bring you….what I’ve been watching and enjoying for fun. I started a new series on Netflix because I finished Line of Duty, which was so good. If you like British police drama definitely watch it! The new series is call The Chair and is set in the present at a university and…

2021 Week 33 All the things…

This week we went to the Science museum called SciTech. It’s one of my youngest son’s favourite places to go. In fact, it has been a favourite of all of ours for quite awhile. We watched a film about outer space in the planetarium which was visually amazing! There are many exhibits and most of…

2021 Week 32 Being loved.

When someone knows you so well, they understand giving you the gift of a particular pen will light you up 🙂 xo